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Obere Au gym

The gym at Obere Au sports facilities is one of a kind in the area, as the entrance fee also includes entry to the indoor and outdoor pools as well as the Aquamarine warm water experience pool! And even with that combined offer, the entrance is lower than at many other places. So you can warm up swimming a few lengths in the pool, then go off to the gym to pump some irons and then enjoy the relaxing massage jets in Aquamarine to round off the workout. The gym is open daily except Easter, Christmas, New Year and during maintenance. It also has convenient opening times on weekends.

Stamina
For your stamina training there is some highly modern cardio equipment produced by Precor. Treadmills, exercise bikes, rowing machines, cross trainers, step machines, arm and core machines etc. The equipment makes for a varied and versatile cardio workout.

Strength
Use the modern weights equipment for your strength workout. Leg/arm/shoulder press, abductor and adductor machines, leg/arm curl, rope pull machines, multipress as well as barbells and dumbbells. Set your own weights and increase resistance step by step to achieve optimal results.

New

  • two indoor spinning bikes from LifeFitness with virtual tours and virtual trainer
  • a treadmill T5x from Matrix
  • a 45° leg press - trains almost all the muscles of the legs and buttocks
  • a Mega Half Rack (full body training device with barbell and chin-up grips) - trains legs, buttocks, back, abdominal muscles, shoulders and arms

Equipment
Here you can find an overview over the exercise equipment.

Functional Room

In the functional room the training can be supplemented with exercises on the floor and on the wall bars, with TRX bands, medicine balls and kettlebells.

Introduction
As the gym is not supervised, you will either need to book an introduction or provide a confirmation from an external gym. The introduction is free of charge. Please book personally in advance and leave a deposit of CHF 50 at the swimming pool ticket desk. Introductions: Patrick Nauli / Leo Pedretti, every Thursday 7.45 to 9.15pm. The gym is reserved for the introductions during that time. 

 

Getting there by public transport
From Chur station Bus Nr. 2 (towards Obere Au), get off at stop "Obere Au" (9 mins).

Getting there by car & parking
Motorway exit "Chur Süd", follow signs for "P&R Obere Au". For guests with a single entry or abonnement of the Chur Obere Au Sports Centre there is free parking at the Obere Au parking. Simply pull the parking ticket and validate it inside the sports centre. Without an entry ticket to the sports centre parking is free for the first hour.

Price

Please find entry fees here.

Business hours

Generally

  • Monday-Wednesday 8am-9.30pm
  • Thursday 8am-7.45pm
  • Friday 8am-9pm
  • Saturday/Sunday/Holidays 9am-6pm

Holidays (different opening hours)
New Year, Easter Sunday, Christmas Day closed
National Day (1st August) 9am-5pm
Christmas Eve / New Years Eve 9am-4pm

Revision (facility closed)
1st-12th July 2019

Further information

Obere Au gym

Sportanlagen Chur, Grossbruggerweg 6
7000 Chur

Phone +41 81 254 42 88

Email sportanlagen@chur.ch

http://www.sportanlagenchur.ch

Source: Chur Tourismus
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